Grab all the exclusive details regarding the net worth and salary of NBA star Kelly Oubre Jr.
The NBA is perhaps the highest platform that any basketball player dreams of for several reasons, such as fame and fortune. Kelly Oubre Jr. is quite fortunate to be living the dream as he is one of the latest additions to the squad of The Golden State Warriors.
His move to the new team was finalized in the most dramatic ways possible through a conditional 2021 first-round pick and 2021 second-round pick.
Kelly Oubre Jr has been playing at the highest level of the NBA for the past six seasons. Out of all those, he played four years at Washington Wizards, where he played 252 games before making a switch to Phoenix Suns.
Courtesy of his amazing 2019-20 season, a lot of the teams were interested in landing him on their side. While it was the Golden State who found the success, the movie must have brought immense wealth to his name. Stay right here as we bring you all the details regarding the net worth of Kelly Oubre Jr.
Kelly Oubre Jr Recently Became A Millionaire By Net Worth
Kelly Oubre Jr owns a net worth of $20 million. Photo Source: Golden State of Mind
The past season 2019-20, was undoubtedly Kelly Oubre Jr's best seasons out of his six professional years in NBA. Getting into the details, he started 55 out of 56 games and had an amazing minute per game of 34.5.
Prior to that, he had just started around 44 games in the past five seasons. Following an extraordinary year in his records, his value rose at an exponential ratio around the NBA, giving him the edge over the negotiations for contract deals.
Specifically, Kelly Oubre Jr gathers a whopping net worth of $20 million as of early 2021. A big chunk of such a large bank balance came from his recent move to Golden State Warriors. Interestingly, he was first traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder from the Phoenix on November 16, 2020.
However, just a week later, another twist came into the tale as he signed for the Golden State Warriors as the two squads negotiated for a conditional 2021 first-round and a second-round pick. On December 22, 2020, the athlete scored six points but failed to get a victory for his team in his debut.
Kelly Oubre Jr completed his move to Golden State Warriors in November 2020. Photo Source: Arizona Sports
Kelly Oubre Jr's salary at the Golden State is still a secret, but his earnings at Phoenix Suns were disclosed to the media in the past. You would be surprised to know how his two-year contract at the team was valued at a staggering $30 million. Breaking it all down, he had a salary cap of $14.42 million that played a pivotal role in the rise in his net worth,
Kelly Oubre Jr's Other Source of Finances
The financial status of Kelly Oubre Jr is large enough to ensure that he lives the rest of his life around all sorts of amenities. Unlike most of the NBA stars who base their earnings on their salaries, the athlete was smart and ambitious enough to start a brand of merchandise when he played for the Suns.
What's more inspiring is the fact that the whole venture had the aim to celebrate the community of Arizona and help in their long-term growth. He came up with a local name, 'Valley Boyz,' that did reflect the origins of the community.
Kelly Oubre Jr is a multi-millionaire by net worth. Photo Source: SB Nation
The initial revenues from the merchandise sales went straight to Deandre Ayton for hurricane relief efforts in the Bahamas via the UNICEF. Furthermore, Kelly Oubre Jr also demonstrated his creativity by designing and promoting the team's 'City Edition' jersey in the current 2020-21 season.